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Latitude: 56.9787 / 56°58'43"N
Longitude: -2.2431 / 2°14'35"W
OS Eastings: 385322
OS Northings: 787523
OS Grid: NO853875
Mapcode National: GBR XH.SP66
Mapcode Global: WH9RF.JV2F
Plus Code: 9C8VXQH4+FQ
Entry Name: Gate, Blue Lodge, Ury House
Listing Name: Ury Estate, Blue Gate Including Quadrant Walls
Listing Date: 20 January 2004
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 397194
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49609
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Stonehaven and Lower Deeside
Traditional County: Kincardineshire
Probably John Baird of Glasgow, 1855. Flat-coped rubble quadrant walls with cushion-coped square-section bull-faced gatepiers.
John Baird of Glasgow designed the new Ury House for Alexander Baird who took over the estate after the death of Robert Barclay-Allardice in 1854. At this time a new viaduct was erected to the east of the main house on the east gate road. Referring to the Ury Estate, the Statistical Account notes that "Around a great part of the domain, a high wall of stone and lime has been built". It continues, "This is, perhaps one of the finest seats in any part
of the country". The nearby Blue Lodge is listed separately.
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